Walking The Two Moors Way, Devon & Somerset

 Luggage Transfers is the only baggage transfers service covering the Two Moors Way and the surrounding areas of Dartmoor and Exmoor. We offer a door to door sherpa service for your bags whilst you walk.

Below, you’ll find more information about the route, a suggested Two Moors Way itinerary, as well as a link to our walker friendly accommodation for the entire route.

Check out this great video by Exmoor National Park:

Start: Ivybridge
Finish: Lynmouth
Total Distance: 100 miles / 160.9 km
Luggage transfers available: 1st March to 31st October

Walk the Two Moors Way – Devon’s Coast to Coast hike

This is one of the most popular and remote routes across the stunning and open landscapes of Dartmoor and Exmoor. An opportunity to experience the wild open spaces between the coasts of South and North Devon. You have the option to start your journey in the bustling city of Plymouth to take you along the South West Coast Path to the village of Wembury.

From here, you can head inland via the to Ivybridge to start your adventure on the The Two Moors Way route at Ivybridge. Heath and gorse land abound with a plethora of wildlife to watch along the way. Ancient Bronze Age settlements, quirky little churches feature along the way, mix these with welcoming little villages and outstanding views, by the time you have reached the end of the walk in the North Devon seaside town of Lynmouth you know you have stored a wealth of memories you will want to keep.

The Two Moors Way has a passport scheme.  You can purchase a passport here, and view the list of locations where you’re able to get it stamped.  A Cicerone Two Moors Way Guide Book written by Sue Vickers is also available.

Most common Two Moors Way Questions

How long does it take to walk the Two Moors Way?

The Two Moors Way is normally completed in 8-12 days walking

Can you cycle the Two Moors Way?

As far as we know it’s not possible to cycle all of the Two Moors Way, but The West Country Way runs close by which is designed for cyclists.

How far/long is the Two Moors Way?

Officially the Two Moors Way is 102 miles long.

Is the Two Moors Way well signposted?

The route is well sign posted, but as you are walking on open moorland for large parts of the route, we strongly suggest a compass/map or digital GPS navigation.

Popular Itinerary for the Two Moors Way